Introducing SGS Talcahuano Lab

Established: 2011
Employees: 10

Testing services

At Talcahuano, SGS has facilities to conduct testing for the food and agricultural industry across a broad range of matrices, including: meat, milk, fish, water, fruit, vegetables, sugar, flour, feed, sediment and biota. Chemical testing can be performed to identify the presence of veterinary drugs, pesticides, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) and sweeteners. For bioequivalence studies, blood and plasma testing is also available for veterinary drugs.


ISO 17025 accredited, the Talcahuano lab is also accredited by Chile’s Agriculture & Livestock Service (SAG) for Resolutions 2838/2013 and 2091/2013, and by the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service (SERNAPESCA) for Resolution 29275.

SGS Talcahuano Lab
Laboratorio Concepción
Calle Americo Vespucio N° 820.
Parque Industrial Las Arucas
Talcahuano, 4260000, Chile


Introducing SGS Santiago Lab

Established: 2014
Employees: 30

Testing services

SGS’s Santiago laboratory has facilities to conduct food and agriculture testing including: raw food, ready to eat products, seafood products, food and feed, with a specialisation in microbiology (traditional and rapid methods). Testing capabilities also include surface water, waste water, raw water and mud.


ISO 17025 and INN Chile accredited, Santiago’s facility is also accredited by Chile’s National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service (SERNAPESCA), for microbiological analysis of seafood products.

SGS Santiago Lab
Laboratorio Santiago
Puerto Madero #130, Pudahuel, Santiago
Santiago, 8700000, Chile


Introducing SGS Puerto Varas Lab

Established: 2008
Employees: 70

Testing services

With a key focus on food safety, SGS in Puerto Varas is able to carry out testing services on: tissue, milk, seafood products, water, fishmeal, flour, animal feed and foods.


ISO 17025 and INN Chile accredited (LE308, LE625, LE626, LE717, LE718, LE934, LE1071 and LE1180, SGS Puerto Varas is also accredited by Chile’s National Fisheries and Aquaculture Service (SERNAPESCA).

SGS Puerto Varas Lab
Laboratorio Puerto Varas
Ruta Cinco Sur Km. 1013
Puerto Varas, Chile

Fertigation Monitoring Services

Offered across all SGS’s Chilean facilities, fertigation monitoring is an intelligent solution for controlling and improving harvests, at the same time as reducing costs and optimising resources. Our agronomists offer fertigation monitoring expertise and services including:

  • Plant tissue testing
  • Soil testing
  • Irrigation water/soil solution/fertigation water testing
  • Fertigation advice

Local Expertise

Across Chile, our expert technical teams are skilled and equipped to support your food and agriculture testing needs.

For more information on Chilean Laboratories, please contact:

Ximena Parra S.
Laboratory Manager
SGS Chile Ltda.
Puerto Madero 130
Pudahuel, Santiago de Chile
t: (56-2) 28989562

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